This weekend Wild Wolf Explorer Scout Unit ran its first ever Night Hike challenge. There were 22 participants present including a team of Scouts from one of our feeder Troops. The aim was to walk a 15km course of 6 checkpoints, starting well after darkness had fallen. Most teams finished by about 3am, but the … Continue reading Night Hike Challenge 2019
Last weekend, Leaders Nick and John headed to North Wales for a weekend of Canoe Leader training. By constantly improving our Leaders' skills, we can provide better and better activities for our Explorers! John has written about the training here... Saturday 16th November - Lake Day After a comfy overnight stay in a cosy Scout … Continue reading Canoe Leader Training
Our annual community fireworks display is tonight! All of us here at Wild Wolf ESU are very excited for our eleventh display, which promises to be the best one yet – and we hope that you are too! To help you plan your visit, we’ve put together this handy guide of all the things you … Continue reading FIREWORKS 2019: Everything you need to know…
ONLINE ADVANCE TICKET SALES ARE NOW CLOSED... …However, that doesn't mean you can't still get tickets! If you haven't bought your advance tickets yet, not to worry, there's still three more ways you can get tickets to the event: 1) Buy them from Scout Park this week. As per usual, Advance Tickets are available this … Continue reading Online booking now CLOSED for Fireworks 2019
Last weekend we headed up to North Wales for some white water on the River Banwy
It’s that time of year again! Our 11th annual Fireworks Display is only a month away: on Saturday 2nd of November over 4000 people from across North London (and beyond!) will be stepping through the gates of our community family-friendly fireworks display. But with just four weeks to go until the entirely volunteer-led display, the … Continue reading FIREWORKS 2019: One month to go
For our Silver and Gold DofE expeditions twenty two of us canoed for a week along the picturesque River Severn, carrying everything we needed to live for four days.
Two weeks ago, 62 members of Wild Wolf ESU travelled to Kandersteg International Scout Centre in Switzerland for our annual Summer Camp. This epic trip was our biggest summer camp yet, and gave us the opportunity to experience amazing adventures, as well as building our skills of teamwork, leadership, and resilience in the face of … Continue reading SUMMER CAMP 2019: Kandersteg International Scout Centre
Last Friday, 35 of Wild Wolf’s Explorers and Leaders headed down to Buddens Scout Centre for a weekend in sunny Dorset. Our annual Warm Up Camp is always a great chance to celebrate the end of the school year and brush up on skills before heading off to Summer Camp later in July – which … Continue reading Warm Up for Summer Camp 2019
During May half-term, I travelled to Snowdonia for my Mountain Leader assessment at Plas Y Brenin: the culmination of over two years of trips in mountainous terrain within Scouting and independently, with the aim of gaining this professional qualification in mountain leadership. After being picked up by the shuttle at Llandudno Junction on the Sunday … Continue reading John’s ML assessment!